The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elasticsearch
Rank 523 540 599
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +59
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 96 63 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 0.68% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 48 3
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£475 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £301 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £270 -
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10299 9238 10073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.70% 17.50% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6271 5509 5657
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 370 509
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.69% +0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.05 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 89 £475 +11.76% 50
London +42 82 £500 +17.64% 40
City of London +35 17 £438 -2.77% 11
Chester +4 4 £249 - 1
Cheshire 0 4 £249 - 1
Cardiff -4 4 £363 +52.63% 1
South Wales -7 4 £363 +52.63% 1
North West -9 4 £249 -7.87% 2
Wales -19 4 £363 +52.63% 1
South West - 2 £344 -
South East -7 1 - - 6
Brighton - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £388 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 3
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - - 3
Manchester - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Slough - - - -
Southampton - - - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 105 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (46.59%) TDD
3 75 (42.61%) Java
4 68 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 63 (35.80%) HTML
6 60 (34.09%) Open Source
7 58 (32.95%) CSS
8 56 (31.82%) MongoDB
8 56 (31.82%) NoSQL
9 55 (31.25%) Jenkins
9 55 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 55 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
10 53 (30.11%) Linux
11 51 (28.98%) Puppet
11 51 (28.98%) Hadoop
12 49 (27.84%) AngularJS
13 47 (26.70%) BDD
14 45 (25.57%) Big Data
15 44 (25.00%) Node.js
15 44 (25.00%) HTML5
15 44 (25.00%) Scrum
16 43 (24.43%) Apache
16 43 (24.43%) DevOps
17 40 (22.73%) MySQL
18 39 (22.16%) Opscode Chef
19 36 (20.45%) Redis
19 36 (20.45%) PHP
19 36 (20.45%) Git (software)
20 34 (19.32%) Web Services
21 33 (18.75%) OO

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (25.00%) Node.js
2 43 (24.43%) Apache
3 30 (17.05%) Apache Solr
4 13 (7.39%) Apache Spark
5 10 (5.68%) Apache Pig
6 9 (5.11%) nginx
6 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.55%) Apache ServiceMix
8 7 (3.98%) CMS
9 6 (3.41%) Confluence
10 5 (2.84%) IIS
11 4 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (1.70%) Umbraco
13 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
13 2 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.57%) GemFire
14 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.84%) GitHub
3 5 (2.84%) IaaS
4 4 (2.27%) Heroku
4 4 (2.27%) SaaS
5 3 (1.70%) Joyent
5 3 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.27%) DNS
2 3 (1.70%) NAS
2 3 (1.70%) iSCSI
2 3 (1.70%) VLAN
2 3 (1.70%) SAN
2 3 (1.70%) LDAP
2 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.70%) VPN
2 3 (1.70%) Firewall
3 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 2 (1.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) AMQP
4 1 (0.57%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.82%) MongoDB
1 56 (31.82%) NoSQL
2 55 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 51 (28.98%) Hadoop
4 45 (25.57%) Big Data
5 40 (22.73%) MySQL
6 36 (20.45%) Redis
7 21 (11.93%) CouchDB
8 17 (9.66%) Riak
9 12 (6.82%) SQL Server
9 12 (6.82%) Apache Hive
10 6 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.41%) Pentaho
10 6 (3.41%) Impala
11 5 (2.84%) HBase
11 5 (2.84%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.84%) MarkLogic
11 5 (2.84%) Couchbase
11 5 (2.84%) Voldemort
11 5 (2.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 36 (20.45%) Git (software)
3 18 (10.23%) JIRA
4 15 (8.52%) Hudson
5 9 (5.11%) Maven
6 6 (3.41%) NUnit
6 6 (3.41%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (3.41%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.41%) Grunt
7 5 (2.84%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.84%) Selenium
8 4 (2.27%) Subversion
8 4 (2.27%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.27%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.70%) Behat
9 3 (1.70%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.70%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.70%) JUnit
10 2 (1.14%) Mocha
10 2 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 17 (9.66%) Finance
2 12 (6.82%) Back Office
3 3 (1.70%) Banking
3 3 (1.70%) Retail
3 3 (1.70%) Investment Banking
3 3 (1.70%) Legal
3 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.14%) Front Office
5 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 124 (70.45%) Developer
2 28 (15.91%) Java Developer
3 26 (14.77%) Architect
4 24 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
5 22 (12.50%) Programmer
6 18 (10.23%) Web Developer
7 16 (9.09%) PHP Developer
8 14 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (7.95%) DevOps Architect
9 12 (6.82%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Web Programmer
11 7 (3.98%) Lead Architect
12 5 (2.84%) UI Programmer
12 5 (2.84%) Scala Developer
12 5 (2.84%) UI Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Senior PHP Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Software Engineer
12 5 (2.84%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.84%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.27%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (35.80%) HTML
2 58 (32.95%) CSS
3 49 (27.84%) AngularJS
4 44 (25.00%) HTML5
5 34 (19.32%) Web Services
6 30 (17.05%) RabbitMQ
6 30 (17.05%) XML
7 28 (15.91%) CSS3
8 26 (14.77%) Lucene
9 25 (14.20%) jQuery
10 24 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
11 23 (13.07%) JSON
12 22 (12.50%) Apache Camel
13 19 (10.80%) LAMP
13 19 (10.80%) Ember.js
14 18 (10.23%) Spring
14 18 (10.23%) RESTful
15 17 (9.66%) .NET
16 15 (8.52%) REST
17 12 (6.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 60 (34.09%) Open Source
2 18 (10.23%) Wiki
3 17 (9.66%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.11%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.98%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.41%) Reference Data
7 6 (3.41%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.84%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.27%) Social Network
9 4 (2.27%) iPad
10 3 (1.70%) New Media
10 3 (1.70%) User Experience
10 3 (1.70%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.14%) Streaming Video
11 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.14%) Grid Computing
11 2 (1.14%) Derivative
11 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 53 (30.11%) Linux
2 21 (11.93%) CentOS
3 15 (8.52%) Debian
4 10 (5.68%) UNIX
5 7 (3.98%) Ubuntu
6 6 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.84%) Windows
8 3 (1.70%) SmartOS
8 3 (1.70%) Solaris
9 1 (0.57%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (59.66%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (46.59%) TDD
3 55 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (26.70%) BDD
5 44 (25.00%) Scrum
6 43 (24.43%) DevOps
7 33 (18.75%) OO
8 31 (17.61%) Web Development
9 28 (15.91%) MVC
10 23 (13.07%) Analytics
11 22 (12.50%) Automated Testing
12 18 (10.23%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 18 (10.23%) Web Application Development
12 18 (10.23%) E-Commerce
13 13 (7.39%) SOA
14 11 (6.25%) Kanban
14 11 (6.25%) Release Management
14 11 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 11 (6.25%) Configuration Management
15 9 (5.11%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 75 (42.61%) Java
2 68 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 36 (20.45%) PHP
4 29 (16.48%) Python
5 26 (14.77%) Ruby
5 26 (14.77%) Perl
6 25 (14.20%) SQL
7 18 (10.23%) C#
7 18 (10.23%) Scala
7 18 (10.23%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.27%) Clojure
9 4 (2.27%) Golang
10 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.14%) C++
10 2 (1.14%) C
10 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.14%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 18 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.66%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.39%) Degree
4 1 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.41%) Docker
2 4 (2.27%) Varnish
3 3 (1.70%) NFS
4 2 (1.14%) HDFS
5 1 (0.57%) vCloud
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 51 (28.98%) Puppet
2 39 (22.16%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (11.93%) Salt
4 20 (11.36%) ZABBIX
5 17 (9.66%) Nagios
5 17 (9.66%) Ansible
6 15 (8.52%) Cacti
6 15 (8.52%) Vagrant
7 8 (4.55%) logstash
8 7 (3.98%) Kibana
9 4 (2.27%) StatsD
10 2 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.57%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.57%) YUM
Vendors
1 26 (14.77%) Red Hat
2 18 (10.23%) Rackspace
3 10 (5.68%) JBoss
4 9 (5.11%) Oracle
5 7 (3.98%) Google
6 6 (3.41%) Sybase
6 6 (3.41%) Zend
6 6 (3.41%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.41%) Talend
7 5 (2.84%) Endeca
8 4 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.27%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.70%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.14%) VMware
10 2 (1.14%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.57%) Elastic Path
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